Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Mary Cooksey

Female Abt 1799 - 1849  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Mary Cooksey 
    Birth Abt 1799  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 30 Mar 1849  Bartholomew County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I64445  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Isaac Cooksey,   b. 1760, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Dec 1833, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Perry,   b. 1770, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1826, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34368  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry Beaven,   b. Abt 1795, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 Aug 1832, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Marriage 28 Mar 1815  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      Mar. 28, 1815 - Mary Cooksey m. Henry Beaven in Prince George's Co., Md.
      Source: Brown, Helen W., "Index of Marriage Licenses, Prince George's County, Maryland, 1777-1886," p. 53.
    Family ID F34380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • ===
      Margaret Whippee
      Henry Beaven died 18 Aug. 1832 in Prince George's Co., Md. Mary moved to Indiana with several of their 9 children and other family members before 1849.
      She died 30 Mar. 1849 in Bartholomew Co., Indiana

      Their daughter, Martha E. Beaven, 1830-1854 was the first wife of William R. Demar. They married 1846 in Maryland and had 3 children. Their last two children were born in Iowa. This family has been fully documented through research in Madison, Monroe, Davis and Polk Co. Iowa
      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      On Aug. 5, 1851, James T. Rawlings, in support of the application, stated that, while a resident of Md. he was acquainted with Henry Bevin; that Henry Bevin d. Prince George's Co., leaving a widow and 9 children of whom is now living 8, to wit: James H. Bevin, Sarah Ann Bevin, John Bevin, William Bevin, Loya Bevin, Margaret Bevin (dead), Mary Bevin, Martha and George Washington Bevin who is now a minor under 21, b. 20 Apr. 1832; he is also acquainted with Mary Bevin, formerly Mary Cooksey; after death of her husband she removed with her family and friends to state of Indiana and there d. 30 Mar. 1849.
      Source: Wright, F. Edward, "Maryland Militia, War of 1812," Vol. 6, Prince George's County, p. 29.

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